|The Bike Show from Resonance FM: Trixie Chix|
Amy Cooper spends some quality time with the Trixie Chix, London's swashbuckling, female fixed wheel freestylers.
Keywords: london; resonance; trixie chix; cycling; fixed wheel; fixed gear; cycling
|The Bike Show from Resonance FM: The Fixed Wheel Craze|
Over the past five years a craze for riding bicycles with only one gear and no freewheel has taken off, in New York, London, Sydney and cities all around the world. We take a long hard look at the merits and excesses of the scene. Featuring the author of the Bike Snob NYC blog, Roxy Erickson of London's 'Trixie Chix' and Gabriel Norgueira who is one of the prime movers in the small but growing fixed wheel crowd in Curitiba, Brazil.
Keywords: bicycle; london; new york; fixed wheel; fixed gear; brazil; resonance
|The Bike Show from Resonance FM: Cyclosportives - Originally broadcast on Resonance 104.4fm|
In conversation with Julian Bray, a journalist and rider with the Rapha Condor team. Julian came to competitive cycling after falling in love with the continental tradition of the cyclosportive: mass-participation road races of historic or cultural significance, such as the annual Etape du Tour and the Gran Fondo Campagnolo. We discuss the appeal of cyclosportives, the practical issues of how to rider one and Julian gives his impression of the London-Canterbury 'British Etape' cyclosportive and ...
Keywords: fixed wheel; fixed gear; etape; cyclosportive; london; resonance; tour de france; cycling; bicycle
|The Bike Show from Resonance FM: At the top of their games: British Cycling & BikeSnobNYC|
This week's show features a talk given by Dave Brailsford, Performance Director of British Cycling, explaining how his team achieved a record medal haul at the Beijing Olympics. We also discover that Shanaze Reade (pictured left, racing in the team sprint with Victoria Pendleton) has never head of fixed gear freestyling despite being a world champion cyclist in both BMX and track racing. Someone who is all to familiar with the fixed wheel phenomenon is BikeSnob NYC, who regularly wins gold medal...
Keywords: bicycle; bike; resonance; british cycling; olympics; dave brailsford; shanaze reade; bmx; track; fixed gear; fixed wheel; bikesnob; new york; cycling
|Scientific American Volume 18 Number 11 (March 1868)|
Keywords: combination; purpose; constructed; set; manner; patent; claim; arranged; purpose set; tbe; platinum wire; manner set; purposes set; scientific american; carbonic acid; mesne assignments; movable wheel; fixed wheel; coloring matter
|Scientific American Volume 18 Number 09 (February 1868)|
Keywords: combination; purpose; set; arranged; manner; wheel; claim; constructed; patent; purposes; muriatic acid; agents wanted; purpose set; scientific american; purposes set; finger bar; suspension bridge; movable wheel; fixed wheel; suspension bridges
|Scientific American Volume 18 Number 12 (March 1868)|
Keywords: combination; purpose; set; arranged; manner; patent; constructed; claim; arrangement; purposes; reissue received; carbonic acid; purpose set; fixed wheel; purposes set; scientific american; patent office; movable wheel; sensible heat; pose set